Carriers and OEMs are still working on the release of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update to a number of their devices. According to new reports, Sprint and HTC are now ready to update the HTC Desire 626 to the said firmware.
HTC Desire Android Update
It has taken manufacturers and carriers a lot of time to release the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. In fact, it has been months since the launch of the firmware that Android N is nearing its release, but some intended devices are still not updated to Marshmallow. Fortunately, companies like HTC and Sprint are continuously working to make sure the update is released.
This time, the model in line is the HTC Desire 626. According to Android Police, the update is available via over-the-air or OTA release. Users will just need to wait for the installation prompt. If the installation prompt has not yet arrived, they also have the option to check their phone settings manually.
As with other Android updates, all users are advised to connect to a secured WiFi or cellular connection before downloading. Devices should also be charged fully to avoid power interruptions that could damage the device completely.
According to GSM Arena, the device was released in 2015, running the Android KitKat operating system It has a 5-inch display with 720p resolution, quad-core Cortex-A53 processor, 16GB storage and 13MP main camera. HTC released two models of the Desire 626 line, namely: the Desire 626s and 626G+.
The two models are almost identical to each other except that the 626G+ model operates with half the memory and with 32-bit Cortex-A7 CPU. Previously, a lot of users believe that HTC will just abandon the device and leave it operating with the Android 5.1.1 KitKat version. Fortunately, the company seemed to have changed its mind and decided to rollout the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for HTC Desire 626.